Broken iPhone X Repair Cost and Is It Worth It To Fix It?
The iPhone X was Apple’s newly remodelled handset for 2017. This iPhone was the first edition to feature Face ID technology, which spelled the removal of the iconic home button. Also gone was the headphone jack as Apple sought to move in a new direction. So, is it worth fixing a broken iPhone X nowadays and what are the repair costs for many common parts?
Can I still use an iPhone X and is it worth it?
Released in 2017 the iPhone X still runs iOS 16 and has the power to handle most apps. The handset won’t run iOS 17 and beyond though, so this should be taken in to account.
There are still numerous benefits to getting a broken iPhone X repaired. Firstly, the phone can be given a new lease of life. A new screen, battery, back glass replacement or charging port will extend its usefulness. Secondly, repairing an iPhone X will increase its resale or trade-in value. If you want to offset the cost of a new iPhone then a repair will help this.
iPhone X screen replacement
The IPhone X was released with Apple’s most durable glass at the time. However, this didn’t make it tough enough to handle a drop on to a hard surface. The screen still cracked quite easily and an iPhone X screen replacement was needed.
How much does an iPhone X screen replacement cost in the UK?
An iPhone X screen replacement cost starts at around £95 in the UK. This price is for a soft OLED screen. The price should include fitting by a professional engineer. This ensures that the job is done correctly.
Why is iPhone X screen repair so expensive?
The cost of replacing an iPhone X screen is more than previous models. This includes the iPhone 8 or even the bigger sized iPhone 8 Plus. The reason for this is the use of a soft OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) screen. These displays offer much brighter, vibrant colours and more stunning graphics than standard screens.
Is it worth replacing an iPhone X screen?
A cracked or broken iPhone X screen will affect the handset. Firstly, the touchscreen itself can become unresponsive. Secondly, small dust and dirt particles can enter the phone. Over time, this causes further internal damage. What’s more any liquid or raindrops can now easily enter the handset. Finally, the glass may have sharp parts that can cut or damage your fingers.
Can you fix the broken back glass?
The iPhone X featured a glass back as well. While giving the phone a sleek look, this feature made the back glass equally liable to break as the screen if the phone was dropped. Fortunately, our iPhone repair Norwich store can easily fit a new iPhone X back glass replacement for you.
How much does an iPhone X back replacement cost?
An iPhone X back replacement cost starts at around £50 in the UK. The price should include fitting by a professional engineer. This ensures that the job is done correctly.
iPhone X battery replacement
The iPhone X was equipped with a powerful battery for its day. A 2716 mAh Li-ion battery powered the handset and gave it many years of use. However, repeated charging cycles see the battery capacity reduce. Therefore, an iPhone x battery replacement is a common repair we see in our Norwich shop.
How do I know if I need a new battery?
Start by checking the battery health menu. You can do this by looking at the “Settings > Battery > Battery Health And Charging” menu. This section will show you the “Maximum Capacity” of the battery. If the capacity is below 80% then the battery will require changing.
Can I get a battery professionally checked?
Furthermore, if you want to have the battery professionally checked, bring it in to our Norwich shop and we can do this for you.
How much does an iPhone X battery replacement cost in the UK?
An iPhone X battery replacement cost starts at around £60 in the UK. The price should include a new battery that is fitted by a professional engineer. This ensures that the job is done correctly.
How long does it take to replace an iPhone X battery?
An iPhone X battery replacement can be done in under an hour. A skilled engineer can easily conduct this repair for you and have the phone back with you on the same day. iPhone X batteries are usually carried in stock so that this repair can be conducted faster.
iPhone X charging port not working
iPhone X charging port not working is another common problem. If the charging port fails to work then it could just require cleaning. Dust and dirt can often get in to the port and stop it from working and charging the iPhone. However, if the charging port is loose or wobbles then there’s a good chance that it needs to be replaced. An iPhone X charging port replacement can be conducted by a specialist engineer.
How much does an iPhone X charging port replacement cost in the UK?
The iPhone X charging port replacement cost starts at around £65 in the UK. The price should include fitting by a professional engineer to ensure that the job is done correctly.
Broken iPhone X cost to repair and is it worth it overall
The iPhone X still remains a useful handset for many of our customers. While OLED screens are not cheap, the overall cost of iPhone X repairs is still very affordable.
Carrying out broken iPhone X repairs is quite straightforward for our Norwich repair shop. We regularly work on this phone and our skilled technicians know it inside out. Therefore, we can fix much more than screens, batteries or charging ports.
We also fix iPhone X water damage, repair the logic board, microphone, loudspeaker, earpiece, front and rear cameras and much more. See our dedicated iPhone X repair page for prices and parts that we fix. If you need any other broken iPhone repair cost quotes then get in touch or pop by our Norwich shop.REPAIR IPHONE X